As Arctic ice melts, the opening of the North West Passage could be the definitive event of our time. Is the U.S. poised to take advantage of this new trade route and its vast resources, or is Russia edging it out? What are the ramifications of the great melt?
# Senator Lisa Murkowski, Republican from Alaska
# Jean Charest, Premier, Quebec
# Scott Borgerson, International Affairs Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
# Ed Struzik, Reporter and Author, The Big Thaw
# Caitlyn Antrim, President, Rule of Law Committee for the Oceans
# Claudia McMurray, Asst. Sec. State for Oceans, Environment and Science
# David Kirchman, Professor of Marine Biosciences, University of Delaware